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Hilltop’s Black-owned Business Tour

Learn about the history of some of Hilltop’s Black-owned businesses that have storied histories and an immeasurable impact on the community and its members. Hear from the business owners themselves about the history of their organizations, their experience in the … Continue reading

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Connecting Our Community Through Walking

Be a part of creating a more connected, safe, and vibrant community and join us for the August 7 Connecting Our Community workshop, led by nationally renowned speaker Mark Fenton. Luncheon/Technical Workshop: How walking will improve the economy, quality of life, … Continue reading

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Walk Tacoma Waterfront Walk

Celebrate Walk Tacoma Day with Downtown On the Go and Foss Waterway Seaport’s Wesley Wenhardt with a free guided walk on Wednesday, June 21 from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m. along downtown Tacoma’s gorgeous waterway. Following the walk enjoy a social … Continue reading

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Meet Alaria

Walk the route [so] you have an idea of how much time you’ll need to allow (and whether or not you need to wear sneakers and bring your high heels in a backpack like I do). Continue reading

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Meet Sheila

I intentionally walk uphill to the next bus stop in the morning; so I get in some exercise before work. Continue reading

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Meet Brooke

Having a designated time she has to be at the stop helps her to start her day easier. The exercise, time to listen to music and the chance to study her French vocabulary don’t hurt either! Continue reading

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Meet Anna

Anna works downtown and she would recommend downtown living to everyone. Tacoma has a lot to offer! Continue reading

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Meet Richard

Richard saves money and connects with his community by walking to work. Continue reading

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Meet Kathy

Kathy lives and works downtown. She loves walking to work through the UW Tacoma Campus. Continue reading

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Meet Joan

The best part is being so close to the marinas and the waterway. I also enjoy being within walking distance to restaurants, museums, and work. Continue reading

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